On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1806

Famous Birthdays

  • Gideon Johnson Pillow, American lawyer and Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Williamson County, Tennessee (d. 1878)

Famous Deaths

  • George Wythe, US attorney (signed US Declaration of Independence), dies at about 79
1806 Highlights

About June 8, 1806

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 215 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini